Things to do in Kingston


Dec 16 2023


10:30 am - 4:00 pm


Celebrate the joy and magic of the holiday season at the PumpHouse from Tuesday, Dec. 12 to Saturday, Dec. 16, open each day from 10:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. This all-ages event, titled ‘All Aboard’, is a festive extravaganza included with regular admission from Tuesday to Friday. On Saturday, Dec. 16, visitors have a special opportunity to either pay regular admission or donate a gift/toy for entry, with all donations going to the Kingston Toy Drive. Imagine the delight of stepping into a winter wonderland where you can grab a train ticket at the front desk, explore a variety of engaging activity stations designed for art enthusiasts, aspiring young engineers, and those eager for a cozy winter story. This week-long festive affair promises a perfect blend of fun, learning, and holiday spirit.

Saturday, Dec. 16, is set to be a highlight with Santa’s all-day presence, ensuring a memorable experience for every visitor. To manage the anticipated high footfall, the PumpHouse has thoughtfully arranged timed sessions requiring pre-booking on this day, including a Sensory Friendly session from 9 a.m. to 10:30 a.m., and General Entry sessions at various times throughout the day. The All Aboard Activity Stations are a must-visit, featuring the Post Card Station, Story Station, Elf Shelf Station, Gingerbread Station, Crafty Caboose, Lost Gift Station, Loved One Location Station, and the ever-popular Selfie Station. Don’t miss this opportunity to immerse yourself and your loved ones in the festive spirit at the PumpHouse, where every corner is a celebration of the holiday season.

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